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Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome

"Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A hereditary disease caused by autosomal dominant mutations involving CHROMOSOME 19. It is characterized by the presence of INTESTINAL POLYPS, consistently in the JEJUNUM, and mucocutaneous pigmentation with MELANIN spots of the lips, buccal MUCOSA, and digits.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 33 publications over 21 distinct years, with a maximum of 3 publications in 2004 and 2015 and 2022
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.